Volunteer

Most of the work in the park gets done by volunteers, and much of the volunteer work is organized at the regular CADC meetings.  CADC meetings are almost always open to members of the public, and, in addition to getting involved, are a great way to meet other Bloomingdale residents.

Here are just a few examples of the many ways you can get involved in the park. Contact us to get involved:

  • Helping with regular maintenance (mowing, weeding)
  • “Adopting a plot” – planting a maintaining a planting bed
  • Supervising youth workers on a variety of park improvement projects
  • Organizing or helping with special events (Annual Bloomingdale Community Day, Movie Nights, etc.)
  • Managing or helping with special projects (Vertical Community Herb Garden, Solar Power project)
  • Helping with park the website and other communications
  • Helping with fundraising and fundraising events
  • Organizing or participating in “Park Work (and Play) Days” (maintenance or improvement projects)

In addition, CADC is currently and always on the lookout for volunteers with specific areas of expertise or interest to take on areas of ongoing responsibility, including:

    • Park Maintenance
    • Volunteer Coordination
    • Legal Counsel
    • Landscape Architecture
    • Outreach to Youth
    • Outreach to Dog Owners
    • Media/Communications
    • Webmaster
    • Fundraising Coordination

You can get involved as little or as much as you like. Come join the fun!